Manchester City F.C.

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Manchester City
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Full nameManchester City Football Club
Nickname(s)City, The Citizens, The Sky Blues
Foondit1880 as St. Mark's (West Gorton)
1894 as Manchester City[1]
GroundCity of Manchester Stadium
Ground Capacity47,405[2]
AwnerCity Football Group
ChairmanKhaldoon Al Mubarak
ManagerPep Guardiola
LeaguePremier League
2018–19Premier League, 1st of 20 (champions)
WabsteidClub wabsteid

Manchester City Football Club is an Inglis fitbaw club who play in the Premier League an at the City of Manchester Stadium. Foondit in 1880 as St. Mark's (West Gorton), they became Ardwick Association Footbll Club in 1887 afore changin their name tae Manchester City Football Club in 1894.

The club's maist successful period wis in the late 1960s an early 1970s when they wan the League Championship, the FA Cup, the League Cup an European Cup Winners' Cup unner the management team o Joe Mercer an Malcolm Allison an wi players includin Colin Bell, Mike Summerbee an Francis Lee.

Players[eedit | eedit soorce]

Current squad[eedit | eedit soorce]

As o 5 October 2020[3]

Note: Banners indicate naitional team as defined unner FIFA eligibility rules. Players mey haud mair nor ane non-FIFA naitionality.

No. Poseetion Player
2 Ingland DF Kyle Walker
3 Portugal DF Rúben Dias
5 Ingland DF John Stones
6 Netherlands DF Nathan Aké
7 Ingland FW Raheem Sterling (3rd caiptain)
8 Germany MF İlkay Gündoğan
9 Brazil FW Gabriel Jesus
10 Argentinae FW Sergio Agüero (4th caiptain)
11 Ukraine DF Oleksandr Zinchenko
13 United States GK Zack Steffen
14 Fraunce DF Aymeric Laporte
16 Spain MF Rodrigo
No. Poseetion Player
17 Belgium MF Kevin De Bruyne (vice-caiptain)
20 Portugal MF Bernardo Silva
21 Spain FW Ferran Torres
22 Fraunce DF Benjamin Mendy
25 Brazil MF Fernandinho (caiptain)[4]
26 Algerie FW Riyad Mahrez
27 Portugal DF João Cancelo
31 Brazil GK Ederson
33 Ingland GK Scott Carson (oan lend frae Derby County)
34 Netherlands DF Philippe Sandler
47 Ingland MF Phil Foden
50 Spain DF Eric García

Honours[eedit | eedit soorce]

Domestic[eedit | eedit soorce]

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Cups[eedit | eedit soorce]

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. On 16 April 1894, the name was changed to Manchester City.
  2. "Premier League Handbook Season 2013/14" (PDF). Premier League. Archived frae the original (PDF) on 31 Januar 2016. Retrieved 17 August 2013.
  3. "Squads: Men's team". Manchester City F.C. Retrieved 13 October 2020.
  4. Brennen, Stuart. "Pep Guardiola reveals Fernandinho is new Man City captain". MEN. Retrieved 24 October 2020.
  5. a b Up until 1992, the top division of English football was the Football League First Division; since then, it has been the FA Premier League. At the same time, the Second Division was renamed the First Division, and the Third Division was renamed the Second Division.